National HomologationThe national homologation – as for art. 75 of the Rules of road – is valid only on the national territory and it is released according to actual national regulations.
It contains exemptions and alternative procedures as below:
- Limited homologation – D.M. 277 of May 2nd, 2001: it’s a particular approval released whenever the small number of units technically and economically justifies the omission of some tests;
- Temporary homologation – D.M. 94 of January 16th, 1995 and art.227 of the Rules of road - it’s granted to vehicles still in testing stage, subject to limitations on the duration and validity that can be reduced according to the quantity of the production;
- Single specimen homologation – D.M. 277 of May 2nd, 2001: it is applied for single specimen vehicles or as a result of structural or functional changes of an already approved vehicle, such as: outfittings, transformations and nationalizations.